This was the right choice. It’s beyond me why Clark Ray (or Peter Rosenstein) decided to challenge Mendelson in this race. The fact that he (they) chose to challenge Mendelson should have lost them this endorsement right off the bat attempting to remove the best straight ally the community has in the District is in and of itself damaging to the movement.
As edifying as the pours at are the plates. Chef Alexis Samayoa, 34, earned his stripes at the well reviewed Empellon Taqueria in New York and brings to Washington a zeal similar to his business partner’s. His masa, the dough from which the restaurant’s excellent tortillas are coaxed, springs from heirloom corn that might change from month to month.
It was Kate’s second appearance at the tennis tournament, after she attended last Wednesday wearing a nautical inspired Alexander McQueen dress (a repeat, obvi), cheering with Prince William by her side. Today Willz couldn’t make it but Pippa was free, so the two sisters put on their best summer dresses for the Andy Murray vs. Roger Federer final..
Amid an investor backlash against his high pay, Occidental Petroleum Chief Executive Ray Irani will announce next month at a board meeting that he is leaving that post, according to an investor and a company source who did not want to be named. The sources said that Irani, 75, would name a date in 2011 for his departure as chief executive, but would remain on the board. Will pay $14 million to its former chairman Ray Irani as part of a severance agreement, ending a year of turmoil and drama at the oil giant.
What emerges over the course of the show is that it doesn’t only have a style; it has an ethic. Mary and Paul do not fall victim to the misdirection of small but spectacular looking mistakes. If the custard in the middle of whatever you’re making doesn’t quite set, the entire thing may collapse and run all over the counter, but they’ll taste it anyway! And they’ll tell you that your custard not setting isn’t necessarily a bigger mistake than anything else; it just looks worse.
An area the US has gained momentum over the past few Olympics are in “X Games” style sports, where big air and stunning tricks reign supreme. “X Games” sports at the Olympics encompass more modern events that focus on extreme displays shown by athletes on the course, but are not necessarily limited to just events that are a part of X Games competition. Here is a look at how the US medal count in those events compared to “traditional” Winter Olympics sports..